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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York .
Written in English


  • Economic assistance,
  • Economic development,
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Globalization,
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Economic Conditions,
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / International Relations / General,
  • Globalization,
  • Poverty,
  • Economic conditions

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementDamien Kingsbury... [et al.].
LC ClassificationsHC59.7 .K42 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25361957M
ISBN 109780230303232
LC Control Number2012024462

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